Baby boys named John in New Zealand

By year of birth, 1999–2018

Data provided by

Department of Internal Affairs

Dataset name

Most Popular Male and Female First Names 2018

Webpage:

https://smartstart.services.govt.nz/news/baby-names/

How to find the data

Under the 'New Zealand top baby names' heading, select 'Top-100-girls-and-boys-names-since-1954' xlsx file.
Figure.NZ reorganised the data structure to allow for better data visualisation.

Import & extraction details

File as imported: Most Popular Male and Female First Names 2018

From the dataset Most Popular Male and Female First Names 2018, this data was extracted:

  • Sheet: Data
  • Range: E5:E13004
  • Provided: 13,000 data points

This data forms the table Births - Most popular baby names 1954–2018.

Dataset originally released on:

January 2019

About this dataset

This dataset represents the top 100 male and female first names based on births registered in New Zealand during each year.